Istanbul is full of tourists, but, as is usually the case, most of them hang out in strictly defined places. And what Istanbul is good about is because of its size
Istanbul, Grand Bazaar and surroundings
Grand Bazaar in Istanbul - fully justifies its name. Thousands and thousands of outlets selling anything - clothes, vegetables, spices, carpets, dishes. Local versions
Istanbul, from the Hippodrome to Chamberlich
Directly opposite the St. Sophia Cathedral is another important religious building towering - the Blue Mosque, also known as the Sultanahmet Mosque, 1616. The first mosque in Istanbul. one.
Istanbul, on the way to the tank
Around the cathedral of sv. Sophia and the Sultanahmet Square in front of it are always crowded. The very center. Many are not only Western tourists and their own, Turkish.
Istanbul, around Sofia
The center of Istanbul is so crammed with interesting objects that wherever you do not throw your eyes at the camera, you resist anything. Walk around the Cathedral of St.. Sophia. one.